William Brent Keener, 36, of North Little Rock, AR, formerly of Russellville, died Saturday, September 17, 2011 at Baptist Health Medical Center in North Little Rock, AR. The son of Donnie and Sharon Keener, he was born March 24, 1975 in Russellville. He was a Design Engineer with Dassault Falcon Jet. Brent graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Arkansas Tech University. He was a member of the American Society of Mechanical Engineering. Brent was also a member of the First Baptist Church of Huntsville, Arkansas. He was an avid golfer and Razorback fan. Brent loved people and was always considerate of others. He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents Herman & Floy Keener
Left to cherish his loving memory are his parents Donnie & Sharon Keener of Russellville; a sister Melanie Keener of Russellville; Maternal Grandparents Bill & Mildred Davidson of Russellville; his fiancé Sunny Cypert of North Little Rock; and many loving aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
Funeral will be at 11:00 AM, Wednesday, September 21, 2011 at First United Methodist Church. Reverend James Findley will officiate. Funeral
Arrangements are under the direction of Humphrey Funeral Service. Visitation and a life celebration will follow immediately after the service at the church. Honorary pallbearers will be the employees of Dassault Falcon Jet, especially the engineering department; all of the friends Brent loved playing golf with, the 1993 graduating class and football team of Russellville High School, and the wonderful doctors and staff of the ICU at Baptist Health Medical Center in North Little Rock. Memorials may be made to Arkansas Children’s Hospital 1 Children's Way, Little Rock, Arkansas 72202.